Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust

NHS AfC: Band 6

Main area: Senior Paediatric Audiologist

Grade: NHS AfC: Band 6

Contract: Permanent

Hours: Full time – 37.5 hours per week (Flexible working or part time will be considered)

Job ref: 846-4045110-RK

Site: Heathside Centre

Town: Maidstone

Salary: £32,306 – £39,027 pro rata per annum

Salary period: Yearly

Closing: 01/05/2022 23:59

Interview date: 10/05/2022

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an individual wishing to develop their career in a friendly, patient focused and busy Paediatric Audiology service. The service delivers Audiological diagnosis and management for all patients up to 16 years of age, including patients referred from the Newborn Hearing Screening Programme, and those patients with complex needs. The service is supported by a Speciality Doctor who delivers Auditory Processing Disorder clinics and aetiological investigations locally.

We are a community-based service and have close working relationships with many providers. The service provides specialist audiological care to our patients across four clinical sites in Kent including Heathside Centre in Maidstone, Sevenoaks Community Hospital, Gravesham Community Hospital and Orchards in Sittingbourne. Travelling to each of these clinical sites is a requirement of this job role and expenses are reimbursed in line with Trust Policy.

We are looking for a candidate who is a team player, enthusiastic and demonstrates a willingness to think outside the box with the passion to strive for excellence. Good communication skills are paramount and the successful candidate will provide a comprehensive diagnostic and rehabilitation service for all our patients. Continued development of our team is also very important to the service, and depending on the candidate, further training could be offered to support candidates to obtain the appropriate skill sets.

This is a full-time role of 37.5 hours per week, and part time or flexible working hours will also be considered.

Full details of this post can be found here:

To apply for this vacancy, please visit post is open until midnight on 1st May 2022.

For further details, please contact Joy Nebo, Lead Paediatric Audiologist on 03001232670 or